Davis Vanguard’s daily update from CDCR’s COVID-19 crisis:
As of Dec. 3, there have been 21,953 confirmed cases of COVID-19 throughout the CDCR system. Of those cases, 17,539 have been resolved while 3,833 remain active in custody. There have been 89 deaths throughout all facilities.
- Correctional Training Facility (CTF) has reported its third death. CTF also reported 128 new resolved cases .
- Substance Abuse Treatment Facility (SATF) resolved 131 cases. SATF leads with the highest number of new active cases in the last two weeks.
- The number of confirmed cases at San Quentin State Prison (SQ) decreased by 3 overnight. SQ currently has only 2 active cases.
- Pleasant Valley State Prison (PVSP) reported 285 new cases in one day.
Note: The definition of tested aligns with that prescribed by Johns Hopkins University. The tested count reported by a facility includes the total number of tests for which results have returned and not the total number of tests administered.
Source: The California Department of Corrections & Rehabilitation (CDCR) reports COVID-19 information through a daily dashboard that is accessible here – https://www.cdcr.ca.gov/covid19/population-status-tracking/.
By Julietta Bisharyan, Nick Gardner, Jaskiran Soomal, Mengyu Yang & Aparna Komarla
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